Yellow Medicine River Watershed District | 122 N. Jefferson St. | PO Box 267 | Minneota,
MN 56264 | 507-
© 2021 Yellow Medicine River Watershed District
The Yellow Medicine River Watershed District board of managers would like to take
this opportunity to remind you that before you begin your tiling and drainage projects
in the Yellow Medicine River Watershed District boundaries, please remember to contact
the watershed office to apply for your permit. A permit is required for any project
in the watershed district that affects the flow of water.
In May of 2004, and again in August 2015, the YMRW District Board of Managers completed revisions of the original 1971 Rules and Regulations. The YMRW District's Advisory Board, consisting of one designated county commissioner, one environmental officer and one SWCD board supervisor of each of Yellow Medicine, Lyon and Lincoln Counties, assisted the board in the revision of the Rules and Regulations.The advisory board meets once each year, at the advisory board hearing, usually held in August of each year.
For permitting assistance or questions please contact Jeremiah Timm, District Technician at
or by phone at 507-